Today let us find out how to block calls from unwanted numbers in Cyanogen ( CM 12 and CM 13). The procedure differs from such on stock Samsung Android 5 and 6 very much. So here you will know:
- how to block a number from the recent calls;
- how to add a number to the block list manually (by typing);
- how to block incoming calls from private and unknown numbers;
- how to remove a number from the block list (blacklist).
As usual you can enter the Recovery by pressing Home, Volume and Power buttons that is different for different smartphones. But you can also reboot to Recovery Mode without pressing the combination of buttons on CyanogenMod. It can be quite useful, for instance, if you have a button broken or you don’t know the combination for your particular model or if it is simply unhandy to press those three buttons simultaneously. Here is how to reboot into Recovery in CM12 / CM13. This method can also work for some versions of stock Android 5 and 6. Continue reading
Here you will know two methods to take a screenshot on CyanogenMod 12 and 13 that are based on Android 5 and 6 respectively. The first method is more preferrable. The second one can be handy in certain situations. Continue reading
In CyanogenMod there is no toggle to switch between Sound / Vibrate / Mute like in Samsung Galaxy stock Android. Here we will show how to quickly turn on and off the silent mode with vibration or even mute all notifications on CyanogenMod (CM12 and CM 13). Continue reading